Sarah Silverman’s brother-in-law, U.S.-born entrepreneur Yosef Abramowitz, announced today that he is throwing his name into the ring for Israel’s upcoming presidential race.
An incumbent Republican North Carolina congressman backed by J Street defeated a primary challenger who had been backed by pro-Israel conservatives.
A book fair in Abu Dhabi removed copies of the “Protocols of the Elders of Zion,” among other anti-Semitic texts, the U.S. State Department said.
Ireland’s Justice Minister Alan Shatter, the only Jewish lawmaker in the Irish government, has resigned.
The Roman Catholic Church in Israel has condemned price tag attacks on church property in Jerusalem.